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Descriptor English: Foraminotomy
Descriptor Spanish: Foraminotomía
Descriptor Portuguese: Foraminotomia
Descriptor French: Foraminotomie
Entry term(s): Foraminotomies
Tree number(s): E04.525.305
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D059526
Scope note: Surgical enlargement of the intervertebral foramina to relieve NERVE ROOT COMPRESSION.
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
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VE veterinary
Public MeSH Note: 2012
History Note: 2012
DeCS ID: 54706
Unique ID: D059526
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Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Foraminotomy - Preferred
Concept UI M0550494
Scope note Surgical enlargement of the intervertebral foramina to relieve NERVE ROOT COMPRESSION.
Preferred term Foraminotomy
Entry term(s) Foraminotomies



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